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"Gitchy gitchy ya ya tata"
--'Lady Marmalade,' LaBelle (1974)
The song that did for hookers what the Beach Boys did for surfers is probably best known for the Francophone query "voulez-vous couchez avec moi?" -- translated as "would you like to sleep with me?" -- but there's something more appealing about the above-mentioned cry. Unmistakably N'awlins in origin, the line -- which co-writer Bob Crewe has said he overheard in the Big Easy -- promises the sort of bodaciousness that could only be delivered by, as the song states, a "Mocha chocolata ya ya."